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Visit 221B Baker Street at Tokyo’s New Sherlock Holmes-Themed Bar

Fans of Sherlock Holmes are in luck because a Sherlock Holmes-themed bar just opened in Ikebukuro, Tokyo. The new Sherlock House bar captures the feel of the fictional detective’s London home at 221B Baker Street, complete with 19th-century vibes. Because

The Video Game Crash of 1983

How RICH is a Pokemon Master?

Happy 40th Birthday, Lego Minifigure

Lego’s been making building sets since the 1950s, but it wasn’t until 1978 that the company came up with the perfect plastic people to play in them. The Lego Minifigure was born in 1978 with a handful of designs. Forty

Hello Kitty: Japan’s Newest YouTuber

Starting today, Hello Kitty is making her YouTube debut. Her first clip shows the character at home, introducing herself and talking about how she has long wanted to become a YouTuber. The first clip is slightly over five minutes long.

Pikachu Imperial March

Source: Josh Young

Top-Selling Media Franchises in Japan: 2018 (First Half)

is list covers sales surveyed from December 11, 2017 to June 10, 2018. It includes the raw yen totals of Blu-ray Discs, DVDs, music CDs, novels in print, and manga in print, but not games, film tickets, digital downloads, and

Scenes From The End of Toys R Us

My friend Randy from Geek World Order recently visited his local Toys R Us in its final days. Source: Geek World Order

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